Rebecca Poynter

Rebecca Poynter is now president and publisher of McClatchy's Idaho Statesman in Boise, the newspaper reported.

She had been group publisher of Gannett's Mid-Michigan group, which includes the Lansing State Journal. Previously, she had held sales or marketing positions at in Detroit,  Detroit Newspapers, USA Today and the Army Times.

Poynter succeeded Debra Leithauser, who now heads communication for Idaho Power.